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HR Heartbeat: The latest updates on the Closing Loopholes Bill, leap year advice, and...

This week’s edition of HR Heartbeat is all about preparing you for irregular events that can throw spanners in your people management processes. Plus, get an update on the Closing Loopholes Bill, and more.

Friday, Feb 16, 2024

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HR Heartbeat: Updates to the FWIS, helicopter management, and...

The year began with updates to the NES, but that’s just the tip of the iceberg when it comes to employment relations changes. From an unheard dismissal to updates to employee authorised deductions, this week’s edition covers it all.

Friday, Feb 02, 2024

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HR Heartbeat: 2024 dawns, employment numbers break records, and...

A new year begins for employers and employment laws, 2023 ends with the final phase of increased weekend penalty rates for the Hair and Beauty Award, and more in the first HR Heartbeat for this year.

Wednesday, Jan 03, 2024

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Five HR Tech Trends to Watch Out For in 2024

Discover BrightHR’s New Year HR-technology trends and predictions for 2024!

Friday, Dec 29, 2023

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HR Heartbeat: AHRC steps in to prevent sexual harassment, limits to fixed-term contracts, and...

The Australian Human Rights Commission is enforcing employers’ positive duty to prevent sexual harassment, fixed-term contracts officially have new limits, and more in this round of HR Heartbeat.

Friday, Dec 15, 2023

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HR Heartbeat: Who’s paying for dinner, social media shifts, and...

Marking the end of zombie agreements, where the Ombudsman is inspecting, how this employer’s WhatsApp use turned into an employment law breach, and more in this edition of HR Heartbeat.

Friday, Dec 08, 2023

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